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The Killer’s Tears -Maddie McGuire

Anne-Laure Bondoux The Killer’s Tears. New York: Delacorte Press. 2003. Genre: Realistic Fiction Audience: High school Read Aloud: The Killer’s Tears Read A loud Summary: Angel is a lone traveler whom comes upon a house that is considered to be … Continue reading

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Half World by Hiromi Goto- Maddie McGuire

Hiromi Goto Half World. New York: Penguin Group. 2009. Genre: Fantasy Audience: Ages 13-18 Summary: Melanie is in shock when her mother mysteriously leaves her one day. After getting a call from Mr. Glueskin, Melanie embarks on a life altering … Continue reading

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Messenger by Lois Lowry

Lois Lowry Messenger. New York: Bantam Books. 2004. Genre: Fiction. (Utopia/dystopia) Audience: High school Summary: Matty is still under the guidance of Seer, who is the blind man. Matty is trying to figure out his true name in the Village. … Continue reading

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Monster- Maddie McGuire

Walter Dean Myers Monster. New York: Harper Collins Publishers. 1999. Genre: Realistic Fiction Audience: I do not specifically think this book is for high school audience. I would say maybe senior year of high school but mostly college. So, between … Continue reading

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Will Grayson, Will Grayson–Maddie

John Green  David Levithan  Will Grayson, Will Grayson. New York:  Dutton Books. 2010 Genre: Realistic Fiction Audience: This book is written for high school audience. 9th– 12th grade. Summary: There are two main characters. Will Grayson and will grayson. Will … Continue reading

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Maddie’s choice books

Margaret A Edwards Award- The Messenger by Lois Lowry Printz Award- The Body of Christopher Creed YALSA Award for Excellence in Young Adult Nonfiction list-They Called themselves the KKK: the birth of an American terrorist group by susan Campbell bartoletti … Continue reading

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